RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The stabbing death of Ursula Bahillo, 19, in the Buenos Aires district of Rojas has sent shockwaves across the country. Bahillo previously filed 18 complaints of gender violence against her ex-partner and policeman Matías Ezequiel Martínez, 25. She filed a complaint two days before her murder.
Martínez was made aware of the new case against him at the prosecutors’ offices, hours before he killed Bahillo. According to reports, Martínez also received a restraining order.
In the days before her murder with at least ten stabs and blows, Bahillo’s mother raised . . .